FAQ – frequently asked questions
Where is Werfenweng?
Werfenweng is situated in the centre of Austria, imbedded in a breathtaking mountain-panorama. Our small village is a unique gem in the province of Salzburg, surrounded by pristine nature. Werfenweng is 45 cilometers away from Salzburg city, located in the district Pongau.
Is it possible to ski in Werfenweng?
Yes, it is! Werfenweng offers you a wonderful familiy ski resort with perfect conditions for skiing.
What are the Eiskögel?
The Eiskögel is the emblem of Werfenweng. It is a Mountain with two tops and it is encluded in our logo. The big Eiskogel is the most famous mountain in the Tennenmountains with his high of 2.321 meters. On the south and west side there are 1000 meter high rock faces. It takes about 3 hours to hike to the top.
What is samo?
samo is not a martial art, it's a special holiday-offer. It means to have holidays from your car and to be mobil instead with eco-friendly vehicles. A lot of fun is guarnteed!
Can I use my car in the village?
Yes, you can. There is no prohibition to use your own car only a exciting benefit-package for those who want to forego their car.
What is "mobilito"?
„mobilito" is the mobility-center of the area und combines your holiday with soft mobility. Those who work at „mobilito" are used to frequently questions. And they are willing to answer all your questions. www.mobilto.at or call +43 (0) 6462/3303033.
Who initiated the idea of gentle mobility?
Dr. Peter Brandauer, the dynamic major of Werfenweng and Initiator of samo is the mastermind behind samo. He puts all his effort in enviralmental friendly tourism.